Our News Archive: 2019

300 Rabbits Rescued

March 1, 2019

Kitsap Humane Society has admitted more than 200 of the estimated 300 rabbits coming to the shelter as part of an unprecedented rescue from an overcrowded home in Poulsbo. Most of the bunnies are in good health and are remarkably social and adoptable. About 45 of bunnies  admitted so far require specialized veterinary care, such… Read Entire Story »

Giving Tree 2018

December 3, 2018

Can you spare a Gift for me? Spread Joy to the Animals from December 1-25, you will find Giving Tree ornaments and trees for Kitsap Humane Society at the following locations: Kitsap Humane Society MudBay Z-Bones Top Wish List Items: Dry kibble (for both cats and dogs) Wet food (for both cats and dogs, pate… Read Entire Story »

Construction Update

November 6, 2018

We’re keeping the animals calm, happy, & more volunteers needed Although construction is underway on our new Pet Adoption Center, we are still open and adopting animals and providing services as usual! You may notice lots of cars parked on Dickey Road outside the shelter, but don’t worry: we have staff and volunteers parking there so… Read Entire Story »

Animal Krackers Breaks Records!

October 5, 2018

It was swanky, it was fun, and it raised a record-breaking $560,000 for pets in need! Animal lovers raised their paddles high and often at Kitsap Humane Society’s 25th annual Animal Krackers gala Saturday night. Guests who dreamed of visiting with puppies and kittens got their wish, in a special “cuddle booth” featuring an array… Read Entire Story »

Neglected Pets Getting Adopted!

All 36 pets rescued from a squalid hoarding situation last month are clean, groomed and healthy, and half are now in homes of their own and doing well, like Nemo with his adopter, right.   “We still have five in foster homes and four at the shelter, waiting to meet you,” said Samantha Fairweather, assistant… Read Entire Story »

Tips for a New Pet

August 21, 2018

Your four-legged bundle of joy: Best practices for bringing home a new pet By Kassie Olmsted The joy of bringing home a new pet is one of life’s most magical moments!   To help you along this journey of bringing a  new  furry family member into your home, we’ve gathered some tips to help make it… Read Entire Story »

Keeping Your Plant-Loving Pets Out of Danger

March 14, 2018

Looking to add a little greenery to brighten up your home and show your friends you’re “hip” to the hottest interior design trends (hint: interior jungles are hot)? Before you swipe your card at the local nursery on that designer fiddle leaf fig, giant cactus, or cut-leaf philodendron, remember that your cat or dog will… Read Entire Story »

Happy Tails – Rosie!

November 29, 2017

“We adopted Rosie (named Roza on her paperwork) in September of 2016 after losing our last rescue Beagle that Summer. I just wanted to let you guys know how perfectly smooth the process was for us from the moment we walked through your doors and the staff we encountered etc. It was our first time… Read Entire Story »

KHS Rescues Homeless Pets from Puerto Rico, California Fires

November 2, 2017

Wednesday, Nov. 1 – Silverdale, WA – Kitsap Humane Society’s Rescue Me program took in 22 homeless puppies, kittens and adult pets saved from storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, and most will be available when the shelter opens at noon today. The shelter is also preparing to receive a second delivery of homeless cats and kittens displaced… Read Entire Story »